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Man in serious condition after early morning knife attack

Man in serious condition after early morning knife attack

A man in his 30s is in a serious condition in hospital after he was knifed in Portlaoise, Co Laois in the early hours of this morning.

He was discovered with a stab wound to his abdomen at around 4am on Coote Street.

Reports indicate that the man's home is also on Coote Street.

He was taken to Midland Regional Hospital, and the scene has been sealed off for technical examination.

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